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Table 4 Physiographic zone wise biomass details of India for the year 2007

From: Forest carbon stocks and fluxes in physiographic zones of India

S.no. Physiographic zone Growing stock
(Mm3)
Biomass in Mt
(AGB + BGB)
Forest floor biomass
(Mt)
Total Forest biomass (80% of fresh weight)
(Mt)
1 Western Himalayas 1213.03 1721.162 25.817 1397.583
2 Eastern Himalayas 542.55 769.820 11.547 625.094
3 North East 443.99 629.974 9.449 511.540
4 North Plains 246.87 350.282 5.254 284.429
5 Easter Plains 337.96 479.529 7.193 389.378
6 Western Plains 82.29 116.760 1.751 94.810
7 Central highlands 220.23 312.484 4.687 253.737
8 North Decan 364.54 517.243 7.759 420.002
9 East Decan 820.92 1164.799 17.472 945.817
10 South Decan 358.70 508.957 7.634 413.273
11 Western Ghats 580.46 823.610 12.354 668.771
12 Eastern Ghats 435.91 618.510 9.278 502.230
13 West Coast 254.08 360.513 5.408 292.737
14 East Coast 196.69 279.082 4.186 226.614
Total 6098.23 8652.746 129.791 7026.030